A safari is one of Africa’s greatest wildlife adventures and Tanzania is one of the best countries to experience a walk in the wild.

It is an iconic safari destination, home to all of Africa’s “Big Five”, numerous rare and endangered species and the Great Migration, known as the greatest spectacle in the world.

With 38% of its territory reserved for protected natural areas, Tanzania offers a wide variety of national parks and game reserves, all designed to suit different interests and travel preferences.

Before embarking on your safari holiday in Tanzania, you need to know which parks and reserves are best for you.

There are two main safari routes: the famous Northern Circuit offers the stars of Tanzania, including the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater, while the quieter Southern Circuit offers a secluded and wild experience away from the crowd